Discover some of Egypt’s greatest antiquities on a private Giza, Saqqara, and Memphis day trip With an Egyptologist guide,
Discover Cairo Giza Pyramids Tours Visiting the Pyramids and the Sphinx, then the older Step Pyramid at Sakkara and Memphis, the first ancient capital of Egypt to Witness the greatest of Ancient Egypt near Cairo all in one day.
- 8 hours
- Tour type
- Pickup Location
- Hotel in Cairo
- Physical rating
- Tour Location
Why you'll love this trip
Enjoy an itinerary customized to your interests with a private guide
Very comfortable - Pickup and drop off from / to your location in Cairo
Full Private tour. You can full customize the tour according to your full comfort and privacy
Informative Egyptologist tour guide to give you the great chance to understand the rich history
The tour gives you the opportunity to explore the greatest sites of Giza , Sakkara & Memphis.
Tour is suitable for all ages and genders.
enjoy an included Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant and complimentary drinks.
Giza Pyramids Complex
Saqqara Step Pyramid
Your Giza Pyramids day tour starts at 8:00 am with Pickup from your hotel in either Cairo or Giza by your tour guide. Your tour begins with your first stop to Giza Pyramids. You'll see the great pyramids of Giza - Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinos. Then you'll visit the Valley Temple - the place where the priests mummified the dead body of King Chephren, owner of the second pyramid at Giza Platue. Also, you'll be able to take a close up look at the Sphinx - the legendary guardian that stands by the huge funeral complex with its lion body and the head of King Chephren. The first half of the tour will last about 2 1/2 hours.
You'll enjoy lunch which is included at a local based restaurant. Each person will receive a full meal, however, beverages are not included. Lunch will last about 1 hour.
After lunch, continue your day tour to Sakkara which is located only about 16 1/2 miles (27 KM) southwest away from Cairo. Here, you'll visit the Step Pyramid that was build for King Zoser. It is considered an important part in the process of the pyramid evolution which was made from the simple mastaba to its widely known form. This portion of the tour will last about 2 hours.
Then you'll continue your day tour to Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt, where the colossal statue of Ramses II and the Great Alabaster Sphinx are. This city dates back to 3100 B.C. You'll spend about 1 hour here.
Your visit to the ancient capital of Egypt ends your tour and you will be taken back to your hotel.
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
- Pick up services from your hotel & return.
- Private English-speaking Egyptologist guide.
- Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
- Lunch meal will be served in a local restaurant.
- Bottled water during your trip.
- Shopping tours in Cairo.
- All taxes & service charge.
- Any extras
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.
0 - 05.99 Free of Charge
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.
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